Notice of conclusion of audit

The Annual Governance & Accountabilty Return (AGAR) for Cottered and Throcking Parish Council has been completed for the year ended 31st March 2020. The External Auditor Report and Certificate 2019-2020 can be found under Parish Council – Audit & Finance. The Notice of conclusion of audit is attached below.

Temporary closing of Warren Lane/Spring Lane, Cottered.

NOTICE is given that Hertfordshire County Council intends to make an Order under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, to prohibit all vehicular traffic from using that length of Warren Lane/Spring Lane, Cottered from a point in line with the western boundary of ‘Warren Farmhouse’ south eastwards and north eastwards for a distance of approximately 200 metres (“the length of Roads”),

Citizens Advice East Herts Scam Advice

Citizens Advice East Herts can help if you are worried about scams. Citizens Advice offers free, confidential, independent and impartial advice to anyone. We work in your local area and are mainly staffed by volunteers.
We give information and advice to people to help solve their problems. We also work to make life better by campaigning locally and nationally on the issues that keep causing problems.

Citizen’s Advice East Herts – Here to help

Since 23 March, we have helped 2,396 clients – 36% more than the same time period last year – with advice on a range of issues. Employment continues to be the top issue for clients, with advice needed on furlough and redundancy etc. We are also continuing to help with practical support such as Foodbank referrals and local community links and are working with East Herts Police and other local Citizens Advice to raise awareness of Covid-related scams.

Speed Management Strategy 2020

The Local Transport Plan sets out how the County Council intends to provide for safe and efficient travel, catering for all forms of transport. The Speed Management Strategy is a supporting document to this and sets out a consistent approach to setting speed limits along with guidance for implementing traffic calming measures and speed cameras.

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Pedestrian Crossing Feasibility Study Report

A copy of the report investigating the feasibility of placing a pedestrian crossing on the A507 in Cottered is attached.

Guide To Safer And Successful Events – New Way To Notify

East Herts Safety Advisory Group (SAG) would like to know if you are organising an event as they can provide a one stop shop providing advice on running a safe and successful event. Click on the link for further information.

New Homes Bonus

An update on the New Homes Bonus is available via this link.

Buntingford Community Bus Service (BCAT)

Coming to Cottered and Throcking EVERY MONDAY Starting on 1st October 2018.
Please click on the links for a guide to times and pick up points.

Details of the full service can be found on the Buntingford Town Council website https://www.buntingford-tc.gov.uk/bcat.html